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Colorado Free University - CLE course credit! 

Nonprofit Governance & Legal Issues:

         Avoid Liability for You & Your Nonprofit  

Whether you work for a nonprofit or are on a board, you want to ensure that the organization is conducting affairs in a way that protects you personally and the nonprofit from legal trouble. This course is an overview of nonprofit law and governance, with a focus on 501(c)(3) organizations. Start with an understanding of fiduciary duties and the legal landscape in Colorado. Explore the various responsibilities of executive directors and board members. Find out what corporate documents you need to file with the state, and learn about finance and tax considerations. Discuss a range of common nonprofit issues and how to best manage your risks. Attorney Kathryn Thomas is Executive Director and Corporate Counsel at the Colorado Nonprofit Legal Center, a nonprofit dedicated to providing steeply discounted legal services to other nonprofits operating in Colorado.She is an adjunct professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and the Daniels College of Business. She combines knowledge of the legal issues facing nonprofits with a love of teaching to bring this important class to CFU’s students.

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Code: 3105AB

Dates: November 16, 2019;  Check for other dates

Meets: One Sat., 9AM-12N November 16th 

Location: CFU Lowry: Near 1st & Quebec

Fee: $61 

You can save $12.00 on this course by becoming a member of CFU Membership


On Purpose Legal Workshop

Sparking Change in the Legal Profession

Thinking about transitioning to another law job but not sure how to start? Feel like you're in a rut and looking for some inspiration? Describe your current status as less than thriving? If so, On Purpose Legal Workshop is the conference for you!  On Purpose Legal Workshop is the first ever legal conference focused on your greatest strength – your authentic self.  For a variety of reasons, too many lawyers and legal professionals today are not thriving. On Purpose Legal Workshop is designed to inspire and equip legal professionals with the necessary tools and mindset to work intentionally and spark change.  Learn more and purchase tickets at https://www.onpurposelegalevents.com/.

What:  On Purpose Legal Workshop

Who:  ALL legal professionals (not just lawyers)

When:  Friday, January 17

Where:  The Commons on Champa

Tickets:  Early bird rates until 12/01/19 - $297 General Admission/$147 Govt’/Non-Profit/Student

Save the Date for
The 6th Annual Ball for All!

Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 6:00 PM
Location: McNichols Civic Center Building

This annual event celebrates the community’s efforts in creating a more diverse and inclusive society. In addition to a fun Mardi Gras themed night with a second-line parade, live music and signature food and drink stations, we recognize the efforts of those who are working towards this common goal with our celebrated Inclusiveness@Work awards. For more information check out our webpage

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